New owners of historic bank building to begin moving employees to downtown Farmington

GLP Financial Group will begin moving employees to an office in downtown Farmington on Tuesday, Aug. 11. But not into the historic bank building -- yet.

When GLP Financial first announced the purchase of the historic Farmington State Bank Building in January 2020, the news traveled far beyond the intersection of Grand River Avenue and Farmington Road. The bank was built there in 1921.

It’s a bold move for a company, one that can boost public image, attract talent, and change the fortune of a traditional downtown like Farmington’s.
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